South Boardman, MI Profile: Facts & Data


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South Boardman, Michigan - Basic Facts

The South Boardman Census Designated Place had a population of 545 as of July 1, 2018. South Boardman ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Michigan. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for South Boardman is located at latitude 44.6357 and longitude -85.2874 in Kalkaska County. The formal boundaries for the South Boardman Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Kalkaska County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,007 feet.

The South Boardman Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583765) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The South Boardman Census Designated Place is located within Township of Boardman, a minor civil division (MCD) of Kalkaska County.

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South Boardman, MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 545
Population in Households 545
Population in Familes 453
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 166
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $49,439
Average Household Income $62,911
Per Capita Income $23,212


Total Housing Units 256 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 171 (66.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 33 (12.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 53 (20.7%)
Median Home Value $121,233
Average Home Value $141,176


Total Households 203
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 150
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.2% 0.04%
Households 0.18% 0.1%
Families 0.16% -0.13%
Median Household Income   1.75%
Per Capita Income   2.82%

South Boardman, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares South Boardman to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 520 25th
Population Density # 638 8th
Diversity Index # 590 15th
Median Household Income # 306 56th
Per Capita Income # 406 41st

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